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LiveHuzzah

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Hi, I'm Brigid. I am a 29 year old professional living in the DC metro area with my husband and our two pups. Like many people approaching a milestone birthday (Hello 30!), I have started reflecting on my life, my fitness, and what health means to me. This is my journey in living an active,... Full Bio
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Peer Pressure As A Positive? by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I think peer pressure gets a bad rap. On television, it’s all about teenage cliques and risky behavior, but that is just one half of the equation. Peer pressure can ... Read on »
Cold Season. Say It Ain’t So! by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I should have known something was up when I took an hour-long nap before noon. [By the way, my husband informs me that if the nap begins and concludes before noon, then ... Read on »
Friday 5: Leisurely Morning, New Outfit, Runners World by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living It’s FRIDAY! Everyone’s favorite day of the work week. Here are five things bringing me joy today. 1. Leisurely Mornings. I don’t know about you, but pre-alarm wake ... Read on »
A Day Late – November Goals! by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Source It’s that time again! Time to see how successful I was in the month of October and to make grand plans for November! How did I do with my October goa ... Read on »
How I Met My Husband (or Running My First Half Marathon) by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I have already completed one half marathon, yet I don’t believe I can really call myself a half marathoner until I’ve finished one more. The first could be a fluke, you ... Read on »
Pumpkin Muffin Tops and Weekly Training by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living In case you missed it, it snowed this weekend. In DC. In October. Very bizzare! The cold, wetness on Saturday made me VERY glad I sucked it up and went to the gym Frida ... Read on »
Friday 5: MCM Weekend by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Brrr! It’s chilly in the DC area. Upper 30s while I was waiting for the metro with a forecast of SNOW over the weekend! Seriously?! Here are some things I’m loving ... Read on »
I Admit It. I Have A Problem. by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I’m stuck in a running-only rut. I know that well-balanced athletes cross-train to fully-develop muscles and prevent injuries, yet I’ve fallen into my defaul ... Read on »
AM Day 2, Spring Mill Bread, The China Study by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Inspiration from my new Power Pillowcase by Dailyologie Good morning! Today is Day 2 of my challenge to turn myself into a morning runner. Let me tell you, Day ... Read on »
Victory! Early Morning Run Success by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I did it! I successfully got up early and RAN! 4 miles to be precise. This may seem like no big deal to you devout morning workout-ers, but for me this is huge! ... Read on »
Adirondack Adventure: Hiking and Paddling in the Rain by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello! I’m back from the great outdoors! I had a lovely (and damp) time in the lovely Adirondacks of New York with John and his parents. Here’s the recap of our adventu ... Read on »
Peppermint Stick Clif and Endorphin Warrior, Oh My! by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Tuesday was my lucky day! October 18, I’ll have to write that down. 3 totally separate and equally fun things happened to me yesterday. 1. My Peppermint Stick Clif ... Read on »
Review: First Run with Garmin 305 by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I did it! I bit the bullet and purchased a Garmin. Recommendations from fellow runners were nearly unanimous Garmin Forerunner 305. I did some additional research, a ... Read on »
How to start your week off right by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living http://weheartit.com/entry/6296936 I always think that Mondays set the tone for the rest of the week. With that said, Monday mornings frequently end up disorgan ... Read on »
Friday 5: Birthday Edition by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living As you may know, yesterday was my birthday. Many thanks to all for the birthday messages.  They really brightened my day! I can tell 29 is going to be a good year ... Read on »
Attitude Adjustment – From Blah to YES! by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living (C) Judy Horacek Do you ever have one of those mornings where you just wake up as Debbie Downer? I didn’t sleep well last night and overslept. My husband ... Read on »
Ambivalent about 26.2 – Does That Make Me Less of a Runner? by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living OK, I’ll come clean to all you distance runners out there with a little secret: I’ve never felt any inclination to run a marathon. I’ve heard that many people complete ... Read on »
Happiness Is … by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Health encompasses so much more than exercise and nutrition. A healthy life is also a happy life! I took a few minutes today to reflect on what is currently bringing me ... Read on »
Race Recap: Anthem Great Pumpkin 5K by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living 3:30am: Alarm goes off. Our startled dog howls at the alarm. The pups are very confused to be getting up at this hour! John and I sleepily roll out of bed and into our ... Read on »
Preparing for a 3:45am Race Departure by LiveHuzzah Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Source: Anthem Great Pumpkin 5K I’m not an early morning person. Anything before 6:30am is just too early. Despite that, I volunteered for pre-race set-up for t ... Read on »